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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' North, Longitude: 173° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.60 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.20 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.7"971.98 miWest0° 07' 27.1"8.54 miNorth971.75 mi
24 hours348° 06' 01.1"797.49 miWest2° 35' 32.4"178.24 miNorth812.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroMon 2:44 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandMon 2:44 AM929 km577 miles501 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaMon 2:44 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 3:44 AM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenMon 2:44 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 1:44 AM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 2:44 AM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 2:44 AM2601 km1616 miles1405 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 1:44 AM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSun 4:44 AM3107 km1930 miles1677 nmEast-northeast ENE

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